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Great MG Reads: Number the Stars

Free, printable teaching materials: Here are 3 free sets of questions to assess or review plot, character, and deeper-meaning components of the great MG novel… 258 more words


Catch-up Post: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

I reread this book over the summer. As I wrote for an assignment searching for Echo read-alikes,

If you liked Friedrich’s chapter and want to read another novel set in Europe in World War II…

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Holocaust Literature

I don’t have to say what a terrible period Nazi Germany was.It was a time we are not allowed to forget. It is important to remember in order to prevent something similar. 1,110 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: Number the Stars--Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry is an amazing wordsmith and brilliant at building worlds that stick with you forever. Her story Number the Stars was a book I read when it first came out and have then used it my classroom for literature circles. 114 more words

Book Reviews

Mandie and the Secret Tunnel; Kelli and the Exciting Read

Mandie and the Secret Tunnel is the first “real” book I remember reading. Of course I read picture books a la Eric Carle and Dr. Suess. 292 more words

Living With The Carruths

Day 4 - You Gotta Try in NY

Hi guys! I wrote this post once but then it got deleted :(. So this might be written a bit differently if you have already read this post before it got deleted. 597 more words


Growing Up Adventist-The Persecution Complex

This post is written as kind of a response to what I read in chapter 3, but I didn’t feel it really belonged in the main post. 697 more words